Utah Valley University Herbarium

Label

 
Accession # 05768 
Family
Family - UVUAPG III FamilyCronquist FamilyA Utah Flora
Family
HydrophyllaceaeBoraginaceaeHydrophyllaceae  
Species Phacelia pulchella A. Gray
Infraspecific    var. pulchella 
Common name   beautiful scorpionweed
Collector(s)
R. Van Buren   492  
Coll. Date 03 May 2001 
Country
State/Province
County
United States
Utah
Washington
Locality Shivwits road, BLM land N of Shivwits Reservoir, on road to Motoqua.
    
Habitat Notes Chinle soil; blackbrush community. 
Climate NCDC temperatures, daily high (red), daily average (green) and daily low (blue), from 1970 to 2000 at this location.   NCDC average monthly precipitation from 1970 to 2000 at this location.
Latitude Longitude 37° 12'  25" N, 113° 51'  15" W
Township Range T41S, R18W, Sec. 10  
Datum Not recorded
Uncertainty Not calculated
TRS Notes Latitude and longitude were derived from township and range information and may be
inaccurate by as much as 0.7 miles (or 4.2 miles if the section is not given).

Taxonomy


Synonyms recognized by ITIS (bold taxon is currently accepted):

     Phacelia pulchella var. pulchella Gray

     Phacelia pulchella var. typica J.T. Howell

Common Name(s): beautiful phacelia, beautiful scorpionweed, beautiful scorpion-weed.

Taxonomic Hierarchy: (ITIS TSN=529572, click for more information and references)

        Kingdom: Plantae
            Subkingdom: Tracheobionta
                Division: Magnoliophyta
                    Class: Magnoliopsida
                        Subclass: Asteridae
                            Order: Solanales
                                Family: Hydrophyllaceae
                                    Genus: Phacelia
                                        Species: Phacelia pulchella
                                            Variety: Phacelia pulchella var. pulchella
                                                

Images

Available images of this specimen (click to view):
specimen image: 05768s1.jpg

Images of other samples of the same species:
specimen image: 02417s3.jpg 
02417
specimen image: 02648s1.jpg 
02648
specimen image: 05882s1.jpg 
05882
specimen image: 08382s3.jpg 
08382
specimen image: 08532s2.jpg 
08532
specimen image: 08554s3.jpg 
08554
specimen image: 08702s2.jpg 
08702
specimen image: 09453s3.jpg 
09453
specimen image: 10137s2.jpg 
10137
specimen image: 10221s1.jpg 
10221

Nearby Accessions


Other accessions in the database collected near this one:

Accession Name Dist., dir.
05894 Baccharis glutinosa      "sticky seep-willow" same section
05845 Eriophyllum wallacei      "Wallace's easter bonnets" same section
05841 Haplopappus linearifolius  var. interior   "narrow-leaf goldenbush" same section
05848 Hordeum pusillum      "little barley" same section
05846 Lotus humistratus      "foothill deervetch" same section
05842 Mirabilis multiflora      "Colorado four o'clock" same section
05850 Pectocarya setosa      "bristly combseed" same section
05849 Poa bigelovii      "Bigelow's bluegrass" same section

Locale


Nearby locations from the USGS Geographic Name Information System (GNIS) database:

Name County Dist., dir. Elevation (ft.) 7.5' Quad Name
Pahcoon Flat (Flat) Washington County, UT 1.1 mi. N 4406  Shivwits 
Pahcoon Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 2.8 mi. NE 3773  Shivwits 
West Mountain Peak (Summit) Washington County, UT 3.9 mi. S 7507  West Mountain Peak 
Beaver Dam Mountains (Range) Washington County, UT 4.1 mi. SW 6998  West Mountain Peak 
Jackson Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 4.9 mi. N 3963  Motoqua 
Pahcoon Spring Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 4.3 mi. E   Gunlock 
Jackson Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 5.2 mi. N 3963  Motoqua 
Camp Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 4.5 mi. SE 3452  Shivwits 
Badger Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 4.7 mi. SW 4479  West Mountain Peak 
Grapevine Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 5.4 mi. S 5735  West Mountain Peak 
Gunlock Campground (Locale) Washington County, UT 4.9 mi. NE 3603  Gunlock 
Indian Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 5.2 mi. SW 5181  West Mountain Peak 
Gunlock State Park (Park) Washington County, UT 5 mi. NE 3609  Gunlock 
Manganese Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 4.9 mi. NE   Gunlock 
Limekiln Wash (Valley) Washington County, UT 5.5 mi. NE   Gunlock 
Gunlock Reservoir (Reservoir) Washington County, UT 5.3 mi. NE 3570  Gunlock 
Crazy Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 6.4 mi. SW 4580  West Mountain Peak 
Sam Spring (Spring) Washington County, UT 6.7 mi. SW 4685  West Mountain Peak 

Links

Taxon Links for species Phacelia pulchella  A. Gray

CalPhotos, Berkeley Digital Library Project

CNPS Manual of California Vegetation Database

USDA Plants database
University of Washington Herbarium: Plants of Washington (images)

Texas A&M University: Image Library (images)

Lady Bird Johnson's Wildflower Center

Google Images

External link to this species in the UVU Herbarium:
http://herbarium.UVU.edu/virtual/search.asp?taxon=Phacelia+pulchella

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